The hype around Bitcoin, Dogecoin and NFTs is huge, but what's behind it? Blockchains and NFTs enable property rights for digital currencies, assets and goods. What we are witnessing right now could be the beginning of the digital metaverse, a parallel world where people establish new ways to build things, cooperate and make a living. Is this the birth of a new trillion dollar industry, the real instantiation of cyberspace? Or is it just a rebellion against the established economic and financial system? Or both? Join us to find out!
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Munich based artist Niko Abramidis &NE opens a multifaceted spectrum with his art, dealing with economic structures in regard to future utopias. In his paintings, drawings, sculptures and installations, the artist develops parallel universes in which he creates fictitious corporate
identities and appropriates forms of expression from financial economics. To accompany his latest exhibition, Vision HQ, he also released Vision Equity Shares, an edition of drawings that double as NFTs in digital space.
Paula Kühn is a trained fashion designer that found her way from working in the fashion industry to the web3 world to figure out new ways of solving the industry’s problems, to discover new kinds of revolutionary ecosystems and to build bridges between both worlds. After managing the community of Germany’s blockchain association „Bundesblock“, she is now working as a Discovery Manager at the decentralization powerhouse Ape Unit in Berlin and helps building web3 use cases.